Obama visit lifts lid on simmering Asia tensions

Griffith Asia Institute
U.S. President Barack Obama landed in Tokyo last week to launch an Asian tour dedicated to reinvigorating his policy of “rebalancing” US foreign policy towards a dynamic Asia. “East Asia is a tumultuous region with a multitude of fractures that the US has done little to mend over the last half-century”, said Christian Wirth, a […]

Obama first focus for Griffith Fulbright Scholar

Centre for Governance and Public Policy
A new study of the US presidency, focusing initially on the stewardship of Barack Obama, will be the topic of research for Professor Haig Patapan as part of a 2014 Fulbright Senior Scholarship. The Director of Griffith University’s Centre for Governance and Public Policy will formally receive the prestigious fellowship from the Australian-American Fulbright Commission […]